Schedule Update for July 13th – 22nd, 2018

Friday, July 13: School of Fish Swim Meet HOME in Lap Pool 3:30 – 5:00 pm vs. Dominion Hills and Swim Team Pasta Dinner 
Lap Pool open 6:00 –11:00 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5:00 – 9:00 pm, shared with Adult Swim Clinic 7:30 – 8:15 pm
All Other Pools Open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10 am – noon daily and 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10:00 am – 11:00 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am and 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pmSaturday, July 14: Swim Team HOME Meet in Main Pool vs. Tuckahoe 7:00 am – Noon 
Main Pool closed from 10:00 am – Noon; Lap Pool will open at 10:00 am with 3 lanes laps/3 lanes general swim
All other pools will open 15 minutes after the conclusion of the meet (expected opening around noon)
All Pools close at 9:00 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Sunday, July 15: Family Movie Night
All Pools Open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm* (Lap swimming continues until 10:00 pm)
*Synchro Team is in Dive Well 9:00 – 10:30 am
Movie Night begins at 7:00 pm in Snack Shack Park with movie starting between 8;00 and 8:30 pm; no impact to pool schedules
Volleyball open 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Monday, July 16: Developmental Swim Meet HOME vs. Wakefield Chapel  
Lap Pool open 6:00 –11:00 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, shared 5:00 – 9:00 pm, 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Main pool is open for General Swim 10:00 am – 4:45 pm (shared with swim team 10:00 am – 11:00am)
Dive well open noon – 4:45 pm
At 4:45 pm break, Main Pool and Dive Well will be cleared for Swim Meet
At 5:00 pm, Lap Pool will open 3 lanes for lap swimming/3 lanes for general swim and remain shared for the evening. If the meet ends prior to 8:15 pm, the Main Pool will re-open 15 minutes following meet ending and Lap Pool will return to 6 lanes of lap swimming
All Other Pools Open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10:00 am – noon. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am and 5:00 – 7:00 pm.
Volleyball and Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Tuesday, July 17: Dive Meet AWAY vs. Crosspointe
Lap Pool open 6:00 – 11:00 am and Noon – 3:30 pm, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm, and 9:00 – 10:00 pm (Adults only)
All other pools 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Synchro Team is in the dive well from 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10:00 am – noon. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10:00 am – 11:00 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am and 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Volleyball open 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Wednesday, July 18: Swim Team Divisional Relay Carnival AWAY at Lincolnia Park
Lap Pool open 6:00 –11:00am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5:00 – 9:00 pm
All Other Pools open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm*
Synchro team is in the Dive Well 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10:00 am – Noon and 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10 :00– 11:00 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am and 5:00 – 7:00 pm.
Volleyball and Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Thursday, July 19: All Arlington Developmental Dive Meet HOME vs. Donaldson Run
Lap Pool open 6:00 –11:00 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5:00 – 9:00 pm, and 9:00 – 10:00 pm (Adults only)
Baby and Social Pools open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm*
Main Pool open for general swim 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Synchro team is in the Dive Well 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dive Well closes at 3:45 pm for Dive warm-ups
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10:00 am – noon. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am and 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Volleyball open 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Friday, July 20: 
Lap Pool open 6:00 –11:00 am, 12 Noon – 3:30 pm, 5:00 – 9:00 pm, shared with Adult Swim Clinic 7:30 -8:15 pm
All Other Pools Open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10:00 am – Noon daily and 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00 – 11:00 am and 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Saturday, July 21: Swim Meet AWAY vs. Chesterbrook and Senior Swimmers’ Progressive Dinner
All pools open 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Sunday, July 22:
All Pools Open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Lap swimming will be in Lap Pool from 10:00 am – 8:00 pm and will move to Main Pool from 8:00 – 10:00 pm. Lap swimming for adults only from 9:00 – 10:00 pm (so that the synchro team can use lap pool for dress rehearsal for synchro show)
*Synchro Team is in Dive Well 9:00 – 10:30 am and 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Dress rehearsal in Lap pool 9:00 – 10:00 pm.
Decks open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Volleyball open 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Join Us for the July OVL Membership Meeting on July 25th, 2018

Mark your calendars for the July Annual Membership Meeting on Wednesday, July 25th in the clubhouse at 6:45 pm. Come vote in the election of Board members, learn about the status of the Bathhouse Renovation Project, hear updates on activities and operations and ask any questions you may have.
The meeting will be preceded by an Ice Cream Social at 6:15 and followed by the “Welcome to the Future” Synchro Show at 8:00 pm.
More information will follow on the July Overlee Membership Newsletter that will include voting information and ballot for Board candidates, along with each candidate’s bio.

Upcoming Social Events

Movie Night: This Sunday, July 15th, is Family Movie Night. Bring the kids and blankets to watch Coco in Snack Shack Park. Snack Shack will be selling snow-cones and popcorn to benefit the Synchro team. The event begins at 7:30 pm with the movies movie starting between 8:00 pm and 8:30 pm. Please note: Parents are responsible for watching their kids during the event.
Crab Feast: The Annual Overlee Crab Feast is on Saturday, July 28th from 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm. Online registration will open next week – stay tuned for details!

REMINDERS FROM OUR MANAGER, GREG YORK

  • Please be courteous and mindful of others when playing soccer, football, etc. in the Snack Shack park grassy area.
  • Check the website for events and early closings. We have a lot of social events, meets and other activities that require pool schedule changes and the website has the most current information.
  • Check OVL Weather on Twitter to stay informed of weather-related closing and re-openings.

Team Updates: July 13th – 22nd, 2018

Swim: Last Wednesday night was the Division 1 Relay Carnival at Chesterbrook Pool. While Overlee placed second overall to Chesterbrook, nineteen of our relay teams qualified for All-Star Relays. Special congratulations go to our Girls 13-14 Freestyle Relay (Alexis Lee, Emmie Ridgeway, Elyse Hartmann and Kate Bailey) for breaking the NVSL Record!
Next up is our Saturday meet as we host Tuckahoe at home at 9:00 am. All-Star Relays follow on Wednesday, July 18th, at Lincolnia Park on Wednesday. Good luck, swimmers!
Dive: The Overlee Dive team finished up its 3rd week of the season with another win against the Fairfax Frogs with a score of 49.5 – 22.5. Freshman girls Izzy Eisenberg and Cici Yen took 1st and 2nd in their age group; Junior girls, Michayla Eisenberg, Avery Stoker and Ella Radus swept the junior girl division; Senior girls, Annika Creedon, Hannah Karlin and Juliette Mitrovich also took 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, and Intermediate girls Samantha Brady and Sophie Hartmann came in 2nd and 3rd place. Freshman boy Liam Heavner took first place in his first competitive meet; Haynes Deegan tied for 3rd; Chris Cobey took first place in the Junior boy category; Ben Cabalu took 3rd in intermediate boys, and Senior boys Jacob Kreider and Jonathan Teitelbaum came in 1st. Way to go, divers!
This week, the Overlee divers will be away at Crosspointe on Tuesday and we will be hosting all of the Arlington pool’s developmental divers for our all Arlington Meet on Thursday. Come join us to cheer on our divers and stop by the Overlee dive snack bar for dinner.
Synchro: The Synchro Team is selling popcorn and sno-cones during Movie Night this Sunday, July 15th, so come on out and show your support for our team.
Practice schedule this is:
Sunday, July 15, 9:00 – 10:30 am
Wednesday, July 18, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
**Thursday July 19, 7:30 – 9:00 pm (new date)
Sunday July 22: Practice 9:00 -10:30 am; Club house Dress Rehearsal Dinner in the clubhouse from 6:30 – 8:00 pm; Dress rehearsal 8:00-10:00 pm
Reminder: Join us for the Synchro “Welcome to the Future” show on Wednesday, July 25th at 8:00 pm.

Schedule Updates for July 6th – 15th, 2018

Friday, July 6:  
Lap Pool open 6 –11 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5 – 9 pm, shared with Adult Lessons 7:30 – 8:15 pm
All Other Pools Open 10 am – 9 pm*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10 am – noon daily and 5 – 7 pm.  Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10 am – 11 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10 – 11 am and 5 – 7 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Saturday, July 7: Swim Team HOME Meet in Main Pool against Langley 
7:00 am – Noon:  Main Pool closed; Lap Pool will open 3 lanes laps/3 lanes general swim at 10 am
All Other Pools will open 15 minutes after the conclusion of the meet (expected opening around noon)
All Pools close at 9 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Sunday, July 8: Kids’ and Mixed Family Volleyball Tournaments, Kids/Teen Night and School of Fish Meet AWAY at Highlands
All Pools open 10 am – 6:00 pm* (Lap swimming stays open until 9:00 pm for adults only)
Kids/Teen Night begins at 6:30 pm Pools and all other facilities (except lap pool) close at 6:00 pm to all except kids/teens attending the event.
*Synchro Team is in the Dive Well from 9 – 10:30 am
Kids’ and Mixed Family Volleyball Tournaments in Volleyball Court from 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 6 pm

Monday, July 9: Developmental Swim Meet AWAY at Highlands:  
Lap Pool open 6 –11 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5 – 9 pm
All Other Pools Open 10 am – 9 pm
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10 am – noon and 5 – 7 pm. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10 – 11 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10 – 11 am and 5– 7 pm.
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Tuesday, July 10: Dive Meet HOME vs. Fairfax 
Lap Pool open 6 – 11 am and Noon – 3:30 pm
Baby & Social Pools open 10 am – 9 pm (Social shares with lessons 10 – 11 am and 5 – 7 pm)
Main Pool open for general swim 10 am – 4:45 pm (shared with Swim Team and Lessons 10 – 11 am)
Dive Well closes at 3:45 pm for Dive warm-ups
At the 4:45 break, the Main pool will close. At 5 pm, the main pool will re-open for lap swimming and the Lap pool will re-open for general swim. General swim closes at 9 pm and lap swimming closes at 10 pm
Volleyball open 10 am – 10 pm
Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Wednesday, July 11: Swim Team Divisional Relay Carnival AWAY at Chesterbrook
Lap Pool open 6 –11 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5 – 9 pm
All Other Pools open 10 am – 9 pm*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10 am – Noon and 5 – 7 pm. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10 – 11 am.  Social Pool is shared with lessons 10 – 11 am and 5 – 7 pm.
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Thursday, July 12: Developmental Dive Meet AWAY vs. Tuckahoe
Lap Pool open 6–11 am, Noon – 3:30 pm, 5 – 9 pm
All Other Pools Open 10 am – 9 pm* (Lap pool until 10 pm)
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10 am – noon. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10 – 11 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10 – 11 am and 5 – 7 pm
Volleyball open 10 am – 10 pm
Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Friday, July 13: School of Fish Meet with Dominion Hills
Meet held in Lap Pool 3:30 – 5:00 pm 
Lap Pool open 6 –11 am, 12 Noon – 3:30 pm, 5 – 9 pm, shared with Adult Lessons 7:30 -8:15 pm
All Other Pools Open 10 am – 9 pm*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 10 am – Noon daily and 5 – 7 pm. Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10 – 11 am. Social Pool is shared with lessons 10 – 11 am and 5 – 7 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Saturday, July 14: Swim Meet HOME vs. Tuckahoe
Lap Pool will open 3 lanes laps/3 lanes general swim at 10 am
All Other Pools, Volleyball, and Decks will open 15 minutes after the conclusion of the meet (expected opening around noon)
All Pools close at 9 pm
Volleyball and Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

Sunday, July 15: Family Movie Night   
All Pools Open 10 am – 9 pm* (Lap swimming continues until 10 pm)
*Synchro Team is in Dive Well 9 – 10:30 am
Movie Night begins at 7:00 pm in Snack Shack Park; no impact to pool schedules.
Volleyball open 10 am – 10 pm
Decks open 10 am – 9 pm

July Volleyball Tournaments: Results from Adult Tourney and Info on Kids’ and Family Tourneys

Thanks to all who came out for the July 4th tournament! It was a great day with some epic games. Team Kress (pictured below) won with a great playoff run and took home the orange shovel! Congrats to team members: Leah (Kress guest), Peter Kress, Nick Brooks, Andrew Kress and Joe Kress. Many thanks to Joe Kress for coordinating this year’s tournament.

Mixed Family* and Kids’ (under age 14) Tournaments will be held this Sunday, July 8th. No sign-up or registration needed – just show up ready to play.
The Kids’ Tournament is on Sunday starting at 2:00 pm; Mixed Family teams play on Sunday starting at 4:00 pm. Teams and players should arrive 15 minutes early to get organized and set the rounds.
*”Mixed family” means players from any two families combine to make a team of five; if numbers are low, then referee(s) can decide if one non-related player is also allowed.

This Sunday Is Kids’/Teen Night: Kids’ and Teens Rule the Pool

Kids (ages 5 and older) and Teens rule the pools at Overlee this Sunday beginning at 6:30 pm. We will have a DJ, pizza, drinks and snacks! Sign up now online to pre-register and get your wristband. The cost is $5 per person, including parents – everyone needs a wristband showing they have paid. Click HERE to pre-register for $5.00 and avoid the entrance lines. After 11:59 pm on Saturday, July 7th, the cost goes up to $8.00. You can pick up wristbands on Sunday from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm to skip the front door entrance line (kids may also enter through the back gate after showing their wristband).
No re-entry is allowed once a child exits the pool.
Please plan accordingly to pick up your kids and teens at the following times:

  • 5 – 8 year-olds are asked to go home at 8:00 pm
  • 9 – 10 year-olds are asked to go home at 9:00 pm
  • 11 & olders go home at 10:00 pm when pools close

If not registered before 11:59 pm on Saturday, you can only pay when the front doors open at 6:30 pm and the entrance fee is $8.00.
Parents: There will be no grilling or alcohol allowed. If you feel like you need to attend and you are not a chaperone, you will need to register and pay. Parent volunteer chaperones are needed to help (at no charge). If you are willing to help, please email Nico Vroom at [email protected].
Note to All OVL Members: All pools, grounds and facilities close this night at 6:00, except the lap pool.

Reminders from Our Manager, Greg York

  • Check the website for events and early closings. We have a lot of social events, meets and other activities that require pool schedule changes.
  • Check OVL Weather on Twitter to stay informed of weather-related closing and re-openings.
  • Please be sure grills are turned off when you are finished using them.
  • Bee season is coming!  Please throw away trash and let a guard know if you see a spill.
  • Enjoy your time at the pool and know that safety is our top priority.

 

Team Updates: July 6th – 15th, 2018

Swim: A huge congratulations to our Overlee swimmers for their victory against Highlands this past Saturday! Join us this Saturday in welcoming Langley to Division One for what is sure to be an awesome meet at Overlee. Our meet theme will be “Overlee Out” so wear all of your Overlee Gear!  On Monday July 9th, we will be traveling to Highlands for our developmental meet at 6:00 pm.
Dive: Overlee divers remain undefeated after hosting our second Super Strong win of the season against Arlington Forest. Though Tuesday’s afternoon thunder cancelled our warm-ups, the divers patiently took everything in stride and delivered a 52 to 20 finish.
Next Tuesday, July 10th, we host Fairfax in a 6:00 pm match up. Come and cheer our divers on, and get a burger, dog, drinks, and snacks from the Overlee Dive Bar (snack bar). Congratulations Divers!!!!
Synchro: Team parents and supporters, please plan to attend and volunteer to help with concession sales for Overlee’s Movie Night on Sunday, July 15th as it’s a fundraiser for our Synchro Team. Sign up HERE  to volunteer.
This week’s practice schedule:

  • Sunday, July 8: 9:00-10:30am
  • Monday, July 9: 7:30-9:00pm
  • Sunday, July 15: 9:00-10:30am

Mark your calendars now for the “Welcome to the Future Synchro Show” on Wednesday, July 25th at 8:00 pm.